Sony x 9000: X9000H Series Specifications | All Televisions

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Sony SupportKD-55X9000H

  • Model year

      • 2020

  • Dimensions and Weight

  • Connectivity

      • 1(Side)

      • 2(Side)


      • Wi-Fi Certified 802. 11a/b/g/n/ac

      • Yes

      • Yes

      • Yes1

      • 4K1202/eARC3/VRR4/ALLM5

      • Version 4.2;HID (mouse/keyboard connectivity)/HOGP (Low Energy device connectivity)/SPP(Serial Port Profile)/A2DP (stereo audio) 6/AVRCP (AV remote control)

      • 1(Side)

      • Yes1

  • Picture (Panel)

  • Picture (processing)

      • TRILUMINOS™ Display, Live Colour™ Technology, Precision Colour Mapping

      • X-tended Dynamic Range™, Object-based HDR remaster, Dynamic Contrast Enhancer

      • Yes(HDR10,HLG,Dolby Vision)

      • HDMI™ signal :4096x2160p(24,50,60Hz), 3840x2160p(24,25,30,50,60,100,120Hz)7, 1080p(30,50,60,100,120Hz), 1080/24p, 1080i(50,60Hz), 720p(30,50,60Hz), 720/24p, 576p, 480p

      • 4K X-Reality™ PRO

      • Vivid,Standard,Cinema,Game,Graphics,Photo,Custom,Dolby Vision Bright,Dolby Vision Dark,Netflix calibrated

      • Yes

      • X1™ 4K HDR Processor

      • X-Motion Clarity, Auto mode

      • Light

  • Sound (Speakers and Amplifier)

  • Sound (Processing)

  • Software

      • Yes (Google Play Store)

      • Yes

      • Yes

      • Yes


      • Android TV™

      • Vewd

      • Yes

      • (Analogue)No, (Digital)Subtitle

      • 16GB

      • Yes


      • Yes

  • Features for ​PlayStation®5

      • Yes8

      • Yes8

  • Power and Energy saving

  • Design

      • Dark Silver

      • Standard Remote

      • Black

      • Aluminum Bezel

      • Metal Blade Stand

  • Built-in Tuner

  • Accessibility

      • Yes

      • Yes

      • Subtitle

      • Yes

      • Yes9

      • Yes

  • Accessories

  • What’s In The Box

    • Table Top Stand
    • Voice Remote Control
    • Batteries
    • AC Power Cord
    • Operating Instructions
    • Quick Setup Guide

Sony 55X9000H 4K HDR LED Android TV Review

It’s possible to buy a good 55-inch 4K LED TV such as the Mi TV 4X 55 for under Rs. 40,000 right now, so the idea of a television with similar specifications and features costing Rs. 1,29,900 might be a bit too much for many to stomach. You can even get decent QLED televisions from brands such as OnePlus and TCL for half as much, so what exactly is there to the Sony 55X9000H that justifies its rather high price?

There’s obviously more to the Sony 55X9000H than its brand name. Key features include full-array local dimming, support for HDR up to the Dolby Vision format, and Dolby Atmos, to name a few. Does all of this come together to make the Sony 55X9000H a worthwhile purchase for anyone looking for a new premium TV? Find out in our review.

The Sony 55X9000H supports HDR up to the Dolby Vision format


Sony 55X9000H 4K HDR LED Android TV design and specifications

While it might be okay for budget big-screen 4K LED TVs to look simple and to-the-point, more is expected of a premium model such as the Sony 55X9000H. Indeed, this television delivers. It looks and feels particularly good compared to most 55-inch 4K TVs, thanks to a slim aluminium frame and an overall thickness that doesn’t have the television extend too far off the wall. The silver edges look good without being distracting, making this perhaps the most sophisticated-looking 55-inch television I’ve used in a while.

The Sony 55X9000H has the standard two bottom-firing full-range speakers, with a total output of 20W. Dolby Audio, Dolby Atmos, and DTS Digital Surround formats are supported through the TV’s speaker system. The 55-inch Ultra-HD (3840×2160-pixel) LED screen features full-array local dimming, with support for HDR up to the Dolby Vision format. The maximum refresh rate is 120Hz at full-HD resolution and 60Hz at Ultra-HD. All of this is driven by Sony’s X1 4K HDR picture processor, which, while not as capable as the X1 Ultimate in the Sony A9G OLED TV, is adequate for the LED screen on the Sony X9000H.

The TV comes with table stands included in the box, which are just as well designed and built as the TV itself. However, unlike many high-end Sony TVs, these stands are attached near the corners and are wide as well, so you’ll need a large table to place the Sony 55X9000H on.

You can opt for wall-mounting at the time of installation free of charge, with the technician providing the correct wall-mount equipment. This TV uses standard VESA hole pitch measurements, so you’ll be able to use any supported wall mount kit. Even when wall mounted, the ports to the left of the screen are quite easy to access.

There are four HDMI ports, two USB ports, one Ethernet port, a composite video input socket, one headphone output socket, and a TOSLINK digital audio output port. Wi-Fi and Bluetooth are present, of course, with HDMI ARC and CEC also supported.

Sony 55X9000H 4K HDR LED Android TV remote and features

While many brands are going with more adventurous and minimalist remotes, Sony firmly sticks to a more traditional-looking and button-filled one. The Sony 55X9000H’s remote looks and feels good, with lots of buttons including a number pad which is admittedly quite rare these days. There are dedicated controls for playback and Android TV navigation, plus a microphone and button for Google Assistant, proper volume and mute keys, and hotkeys for Netflix and Google Play, among others.

The television looks good, as would be expected of an expensive LED TV


The remote features both IR and Bluetooth, and runs on two AAA batteries which are included in the sales package. All the buttons are well laid out and easy to distinguish, making it quite easy to use this remote even in the dark. Google Assistant functionality was useful, as I could control other connected appliances and gadgets as well, such as smart lights and cleaning robots. Standard Google Assistant features including fetching content and answering queries work fine too.

The Sony 55X9000H has built-in Chromecast Ultra functionality for casting at up to Ultra-HD resolution, and also works with Apple AirPlay and HomeKit. There’s also support for Netflix Calibrated mode, which automatically adjusts the TV’s picture settings to recommended levels when watching certain titles on Netflix, based on the content creator’s inputs.

Sony 55X9000H 4K HDR LED Android TV software and interface

Sony was an early proponent of Android TV OS, offering the complete experience with no limitations from the start. The company has also worked on standards certifications and proper integrations with streaming services such as Netflix. As a result, the Android TV experience on the Sony 55X9000H is as good as ever.

This television runs on Android TV 9 Pie, with key apps such as Netflix and YouTube preinstalled. There’s the Google Play Store to download other apps and games. All apps support up to the maximum resolution of each service (assuming you’re on the right plans), along with Ultra-HD, Dolby Vision, HDR10, Dolby Audio, and Dolby Atmos, where available.

The Sony 55X9000H runs on Android TV 9 Pie, with support for all major apps


Android TV is among the better smart TV platforms available today, and Sony’s specific modifications and styling add value to the overall experience. It’s possible to access most picture and sound settings from anywhere within the interface including while watching content. You can change modes quickly and adjust detailed settings as well. The television is also quick to wake when powered on from standby, and worked well without any lag or software issues during my time with it.

Sony 55X9000H 4K HDR LED Android TV performance

LED backlighting on televisions is now usually considered to be a budget-friendly option, and most affordable large-screen 4K TVs go with this type of display. Buyers with higher budgets might be more inclined to opt for QLED or OLED TVs, so the Sony 55X9000H is already at a disadvantage thanks to its Rs. 1,29,900 price tag. That said, LED TVs do have some advantages over other display types, and the 55X9000H puts these factors to good use, making it one of the best LED TVs you can buy today.

The television has a VA panel and high peak brightness with both SDR and HDR content, along with full-array micro-dimming. These factors work together well to offer performance that is largely on par with what a good QLED television such as the OnePlus TV Q1 Pro or TCL 55C715 can deliver. As we’ve seen on premium Sony TVs before, the 55X9000H also offers a largely uniform viewing experience across resolutions, thanks to good upscaling and picture tuning.

Dolby Vision and HDR10 content expectedly brings out the best out of the Sony 55X9000H, with a good combination of brightness, colours, and black levels. Local dimming makes a big difference in producing good black levels, and in this regard the Sony 55X9000H’s performance is among the best I’ve seen from an LED TV. Watching Our Planet and Chef’s Table: BBQ on Netflix with Dolby Vision, this TV produced a vibrant, detailed, and pleasing picture that was visibly and considerably better than what I’ve seen on most other LED TVs. Images of the food on the grille in Chef’s Table looked beautiful and lifelike, with the TV doing a fantastic job of making the colours realistic and vibrant, without appearing too punchy.

Combined with the capabilities of Dolby Vision, local dimming on the television made for almost OLED-like deep blacks, and the high contrast ratio also helped with getting colours right across the range. Although Dolby Vision is typically visibly better than HDR10, the Sony 55X9000H did an admirable job of playing HDR10 content almost to the same level as good Dolby Vision content.

Good upscaling ensures that even standard definition content looks good on the Sony 55X9000H


All of this was particularly useful while watching The Boys Season 2, with the Sony 55X9000H getting the dark scenes right almost every time. The picture was sharp, giving impressive insight into Karl Urban’s devious expressions as the anti-hero Billy Butcher.

Where the Sony 55X9000H fell a bit short across resolutions was in its ability to handle motion. Switching off all motion enhancement features made for a jittery viewing experience, but keeping them on smoothened things only to a small extent. As was visible in many action scenes in The Boys as well as the climactic battle scenes in Jojo Rabbit on Disney+Hotstar, artefacts were often visible in scenes with rapid motion, and this was quite distracting. This happened across resolutions, but was particularly noticeable with 4K content with the otherwise sharp picture.

Most affordable 4K TVs tend to falter a bit when it comes to upscaling lower-resolution content, particularly 720p and standard definition video. It’s here that the Sony 55X9000H proves its worth, with good performance across resolutions. While there’s obviously a bit of data and definition lost in the process of upscaling, the Sony does a good job of minimising this and making all lower-resolution content look as good as it can, even considering the large screen.

Jojo Rabbit on Disney+Hotstar was bright, sharp, and enjoyable to watch, with only the aforementioned motion issues to complain about. Lower-resolution content, including children’s videos on YouTube and Netflix, looked decent as well, with the Sony 55X9000H getting colours, textures, and brightness right in most cases.

The Sony 55X9000H has a good screen, but doesn’t quite match up to other premium TVs when it comes to sound. With two simple 10W full-range speakers firing downwards below the screen, sound is just about adequate at high volumes. The tuning is decent and volume levels stay uniform, but the lack of power makes for sound that is not exceptional. It’s fine for basic viewing such as the news or sitcoms, but fast, loud, and punchy scenes sounded a bit dull through the TV’s speakers.

Sony has stuck to a traditional remote with plenty of buttons, including a now-rare number pad



After spending a lot of time with the Sony 55X9000H 4K LED TV, I’m not completely convinced that there is enough on offer to justify the price. Sure, this is quite easily the best LED TV I’ve used, but does that justify paying a higher price than what a good 55-inch QLED TV goes for? Spending a bit more could also push you into OLED territory, so the Rs. 1,29,900 price tag of the Sony 55X9000H is a big drawback. That said, I have seen this TV sell for around Rs. 1,10,000 with discounts, which could sweeten the deal a bit for buyers who might be iffy about the price.

However, Sony’s brand value and the fact that this is an exceptionally good television, regardless of the type of screen in use, still make this a good enough purchase. Although there are some issues with motion, and sound quality is ordinary at best, the Sony 55X9000H more than makes up for its shortcomings with good picture quality, features, software, and ease of use. It’s expensive, and you might want to consider a good QLED TV instead, but if you do pick the 55X9000H, you won’t regret it.

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two memory cards and a Sony matrix

The white and blue box contains a realistic image of the Neoline X-COP 9000 hybrid, and next to it the main advantages of the device are listed. On the back of the packaging you can find a detailed description of the device and all its technical characteristics. Perhaps someone may be confused by the inscription “Product of the Year 2016”, they say it was two years ago – do not worry. The manufacturer constantly releases updates that meet all modern requirements.

Inside the box, everything is packed properly: the DVR is in a separate compartment, wrapped in pimply polyethylene. All additional accessories are located in the next box. In addition to the standard kit, consisting of documentation, a suction cup and a power adapter, hooks have been added to the package to help organize the hidden wiring of the power cable.

The case of Neoline X-COP 9000 received a slightly angular design, which will significantly distinguish the device from competitors. The hybrid is made of dark gray matte plastic. Build quality and materials, as you would expect, at altitude. No errors were noted during the study of the device. The central place is occupied by a display with a diagonal of 2 inches along the edges of which there are large control buttons with visible and understandable signatures. On the side faces of the device are: just two slots for installing memory cards, an on / off button and a power supply socket.

The suction cup bracket that holds the Neoline X-COP 9000 on the windshield of a car is extremely compact. Initially, I can’t even believe that such a miniature suction cup is able to hold a hybrid device that combines a DVR and a radar detector. But, during the operation, no problems arose, the device always remained in its place. The fastening is made with the Smart Click function, which greatly simplifies the removal and installation of the device.

The ability to use two memory cards at the same time is a very useful solution. I don’t know about you, but personally I often have a situation where a flash drive removed from the registrar remains forgotten at home. We have to return home, because we all know about the law of meanness, if the DVR does not work, then something will definitely happen. In the case of Neoline X-COP 9000, I can simply copy the files I need to a backup drive and take it with me, while the main memory card will remain in place.

The developers of the internal program not only thought out the file transfer process well, but also the rest of the interface. By the way, it is called Easy Touch, which means “light touch” in English. All control of the device is carried out using four buttons and is organized on an intuitive level. Plus, each menu item has a Russified signature. There is a menu for quick settings and switching between modes of operation of the radar detector.

An IPS display is used to display information, by the way, the same screens are installed on most modern smartphones. The image on such monitor differs in high definition and realism. In addition, the picture is viewed from any angle without any distortion, and the contrast is not lost even in bright sunlight. In “calm” mode, the display shows: battery level, current vehicle speed, satellite connection, time and selected operating mode. You can set the screen to mute, which will be turned off until the detector detects a police radar in your path.

Thanks to the Sony EXMOR IMX 322 sensor, the video recorded by Neoline X-COP 9000 is as realistic and clear as possible. The DVR is capable of shooting at a maximum resolution of 1920×1080 pixels at 30 fps, and the wide angle of the lens covers several traffic lanes at once. The image is highly detailed even in low light, and WDR technology helps to combat harsh overexposure. After watching the video below, you will be able to independently evaluate the quality of shooting.

Advanced technical filling allows Neoline X-COP 9000 to detect all currently known police radars, including low-power complexes. The detection range can reach 2 kilometers. If the X-COP mode is activated, then the sensitivity of the detector will directly depend on the speed of the vehicle. Thus, the number of false alarms is minimized, and if the vehicle speed is below 40 km / h, then sound alerts will be automatically muted.

A GPS module is provided for detecting stationary police radars, which are based on the principle of photographic fixation. For example, he will even be able to warn about cameras aimed “in the back” and Avtodoria complexes. Due to the presence of a satellite module, Neoline X-COP 9000 can determine the speed of the car and warn in case of violation of the speed limit in this area. Most importantly, do not forget to regularly update the database with the coordinates of police radars, which the manufacturer regularly posts on its official website.

Along with the main functionality, Neoline X-COP 9000 has other interesting solutions. For example, the device can work as a surveillance camera while your car is parked. In the event of an impact, the DVR will turn on and start recording what is happening. This feature is available due to the presence of a G-sensor or “shock sensor”. The same sensor can be used for emergency video recording in the event of a traffic accident. By the way, the manufacturer has provided a separate sensitivity setting for the G-sensor for parking and driving modes.

If you need to quickly show someone the footage, then this can be done directly on the screen of the device. To view files on a computer, the manufacturer has provided a convenient application that is available for download on the Neoline official website. The program can display the record received from the Neoline X-COP 9000 recorder, with reference to the map of the area. Thus, you can see where and at what speed your car was currently moving.


Along with the main functions of a hybrid device, Neoline X-COP 9000 has a number of additional advantages.